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Roku adds free The Explorers channel with UHD videos for its 8K TVs

Roku adds free The Explorers channel with UHD videos for its 8K TVs

In early August, Roku unveiled its first 8K-resolution smart TV, a model that is manufactured by TCL and offered in two screen sizes: 65-inches and 75-inches. The 8K TCL Roku TV is part of TCL's 6-Series lineup, joining the maker's 4K models. The 8K model packs an astounding resolution, but how can buyers put it to good use?

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TCL X9 gives Google TV an 85-inch mini-LED 8K flagship to boast about

TCL X9 gives Google TV an 85-inch mini-LED 8K flagship to boast about

TCL may have several ranges of unexpectedly affordable TVs, but that doesn't mean there's no space in the line-up for a flagship. That's just what the TCL X9 85" OD Zero mini-LED 8K TV promises to be, a new Google TV set that's the first in TCL's XL Collection to use its third-gen mini-LED backlighting system.

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TCL 8K 6 Series TV pricing is here, and we can’t quite believe it

TCL 8K 6 Series TV pricing is here, and we can’t quite believe it

TCL has priced up its 8K TVs, and if you assumed the step up from 4K would break the bank then you might be in for a pleasant surprise. The company announced its 8K 6 Series sets back at CES 2021 in January, but has now bucked the big TV trends by kicking off pricing at just $2,199.99.

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LG’s Quantum Dot NanoCell Mini LED TVs priced up for July debut

LG’s Quantum Dot NanoCell Mini LED TVs priced up for July debut

LG's new flagship TVs will go on sale in July, the company has confirmed today, packing up to 8K resolution, Quantum Dot NanoCell color, and Mini LED backlight technology. Announced at CES 2021, the new line-up of 8K QNED99 and QNED95 series plus the with 4K QNED90 series run up to a whopping 86-inches in size.

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Samsung Neo QLED 8K 2021 TV pricing revealed: 65″ to 85″ on offer

Samsung Neo QLED 8K 2021 TV pricing revealed: 65″ to 85″ on offer

Samsung has confirmed pricing for its 2021 TV range, including the flagship Samsung Neo QLED 8K models it announced at CES 2021 last month. Offering screen sizes from 65- to 85-inches, the Neo QLED 8K range is also accompanied by the more affordable Neo QLED 4K sets, which include a slightly smaller option for those with more compact media rooms.

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YouTube for Android TV can stream in 8K for only a few

YouTube for Android TV can stream in 8K for only a few

It seems like only yesterday when the market finally caught up with 2K and now TV makers and content publishers are already pushing 8K everywhere they can. It's definitely going to take a lot of time before that even becomes as prevalent as 4K, especially considering the limitations when it comes to the availability of hardware and content. One such limitation is finally being lifted that will allow Android TV owners to watch YouTube videos in glorious 8K, presuming you meet all the requirements.

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Insta360 8K Live software, Verizon 5G live streams Orlando NFL game to Miami

Insta360 8K Live software, Verizon 5G live streams Orlando NFL game to Miami

The global situation today is stress-testing our technologies for a world where almost everything has to be done remotely. This mostly involves streaming high-quality content at real-time speeds, something that the much-touted 5G is supposed to deliver. A few months ago, however, that system was already being put to the test in one of the most ambitious ways yet, live streaming an NFL Pro Bowl game in glorious 8K stitched together thanks to Insta360's new 8K Live software.

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2020 LG OLED and NanoCell TVs rollout globally with 8K, AI, and more

2020 LG OLED and NanoCell TVs rollout globally with 8K, AI, and more

A lot of video watching these days are taking place on the small screens of our phones or at least on slightly larger laptop and desktop monitors. That change in consumer habits has prompted TV makers to step up their game and make their panels more appealing both visually and internally. While not exactly getting into smart TV territory, LG's latest lineup of OLED and LCD TVs promise high-end features to meet every kind of use case while looking good floating on your wall, too.

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Samsung 2020 QLED TV range goes on sale: 8K, 4K and free streaming

Samsung 2020 QLED TV range goes on sale: 8K, 4K and free streaming

Samsung has thrown open the order books to its 2020 TV line, promising 4K and 8K options with its QLED display technology. Detailed at CES 2020 earlier this year, the new TVs expand the availability of 8K resolution, as well as bumping up screen size options for those who want a bigger set.

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Qualcomm boasts Snapdragon 865 8K video recording capabilities

Qualcomm boasts Snapdragon 865 8K video recording capabilities

Some might be wondering what a smartphone processor, often regarded as the CPU, has to do with recording in 8K. No matter how powerful these large imaging sensors become, they can't do all the work themselves and needs a separate imaging processor to, well, process the data. On a smartphone, that fall in the domain of the System-on-Chip and Qualcomm is only too happy to show how its latest Snapdragon 865 can enable 8K video recording even using something like a 48 megapixel Sony IMX586.

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Sony TV 2020 lineup: from 85-in Z8H 8K LED to smallest 4K OLED ever

Sony TV 2020 lineup: from 85-in Z8H 8K LED to smallest 4K OLED ever

Sony revealed a whole bunch of new 4K and 8K television sets today at CES 2020, and we've got a list of the lot of them. There's a X900H 4K LED collection, X950H 4K LED collection, A8H OLED TV collection, and a single MASTER Series A9S 48-inch OLED TV. At the highest end, they've got the Z8H in 85-inch and 75-inch class categories - that's 8K LED TV in full effect.

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LG 2020 TV lineup boasts Real 8K support, AI picture and audio recognition

LG 2020 TV lineup boasts Real 8K support, AI picture and audio recognition

The world has just now finally settled down on 4K but TV makers are already bored and are pushing 8K products to consumers. And as with any new format or nascent standard, it is also an opportunity for rivals to try to one-up each other by claiming superiority in ways few consumers might even understand. Samsung may have just claimed the title of having the first TVs certified by the 8K Association but LG is now boasting is doing better with its eight new 2020 TVs, all of which are promised to deliver "Real 8K" experience.

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